Barista School

Our Facility

Introducing Rio Coffee' training facility at our Stepney roastery, the purpose-built studio houses all the latest technology and is available at no cost to our wholesale customers. The room is also utilized for public training courses and provides an immersive, hands-on experience.

Customer Training

We have great faith in the quality and taste of our coffee and are committed to having it served by the most well-educated and informed baristas around.  We offer comprehensive staff training to all our wholesale customers (at no charge) at our state-of-the-art training facility. Classes cover achieving and maintaining a good quality extraction, managing the grinder, milk texturing, serving and machine maintenance.

Domestic Training

Learn the art of coffee-making from the makers of specialty coffee since 1964. The espresso studio is a 2-hour coffee training course, conducted by our head barista in our professional training facility. It is essential learning for anyone looking to master their skills as a barista (at home or at work) or discover how truly great coffee is made. Oh, and it makes an ideal gift!


Barista training sessions are held regularly on Saturday mornings for $120 for 120 minutes from 9.30-11.30am.


the espresso studio: August 11, 25, September 8, 22, October 6, 20, November 3, 17, December 1, 15 Final training for 2018.


Contact us on (08) 8362 3376 or to make a booking.